Staff

Medical services are provided by more than 30 volunteer doctors, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and registered nurses who staff regular appointment hours at the Clinic.

Over 30 non-clinical volunteers staff the clinic’s front office, prescription assistance program, spiritual support service, and management functions (e.g., fundraising, grant writing, donor relations, publicity and social media management.

Cassi Kilpatrick, RN, BSN the Executive Director, is responsible for all aspects of the clinic, to include public relations, donor support, as well as State and National Free Clinic Association partnerships.

Dr. Steven Kessel, MD, provides guidance and leadership throughout Good Neighbor Medical Clinic. He helps create protocols and guidelines for clinical staff and provides patient care.

Joyce Smith, RN, Assistant Clinical Director. Joyce coordinates patient referrals for special services, coordinates women’s health screening services through Best Chance Network and supports patient education.

Niki Dahlke, is a PRN nurse with the clinic.

Janie Lackman, is the Director of Development. Janie has 17 years experience in development within Beaufort County most recently at LowCountry Habitat for Humanity.

Sharon McElveen oversees the day-to-day non-clinical operations at Good Neighbor, including volunteer coordination, patient eligibility and registration, and front desk tasks.

Jenny Meyers, RN, BSN Interim Clinical Director of GNMC. She assists all providers and oversees volunteer nursing care at Good Neighbor Medical Clinic!